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Case No. 20-1383

In re the Marriage of Rummels

Kelvin Rummels, Petitioner-Appellant

Belita Harris-Rummels, Respondent-Appellee

Attorney for Appellant

Paul L. Macek

Attorney for Appellee

Belita Harris, self-represented

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Oct 06, 2021

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Scott County, Joel W. Barrows, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Tabor, P.J., Greer, J., and Doyle, S.J.  Opinion by Tabor, P.J.  (6 pages)

            Kelvin Rummels appeals the decree dissolving his marriage to Belita.  He challenges the award of spousal support and attorney fees arguing he is unable to pay those amounts.  OPINION HOLDS: Recognizing the district court is in the best position to balance the needs of the divorcing spouses, we find the calculations were fair to both parties.  We affirm.

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